BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:00 P.M.) – The U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said on Monday that “there’s been no decision whatsoever to leave Iraq,” denying the earlier reports about the American withdrawal from the Middle Eastern nation.

According to journalist Tara Copp of McClatchy DC, Esper added that his staff is “trying to figure out” what the memo is, as “there are no plans to leave.”

Earlier tonight, the AFP, along with the Washington Post and Reuters, said they had confirmation that the letter posted on social media about the U.S.’ withdrawal from Iraw was indeed authentic.

The letter alleged that the U.S. would ‘respect’ Iraq’s recent resolution that called on the complete withdrawal of all foreign forces from the country.

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Martin Camp

All I want to know is when the h**l are we going to get Trump the h**l out.

Sweet Robert
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Sweet Robert

Not soon enough. Truly a lazy and stupid man. He surrounds himself with the worst extremists advisers and gets played. He is not capable of thinking for himself nor does he have the drive or initiative.

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Trump is 180 IQ, at such levels, you’re nobody’s fool… Just look at how he fired Bolton. He’s neither lazy nor stupid, but that’s what he wants people like you to believe. It’s a clever strategy : you don’t see him coming : he advances masked.
A good advice : never play poker against him : you’ll end sleeping on the sidewalk!

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+++ “All I want to know is when the h**l are we going to get Trump the h**l out.”
=> In January 2025. But maybe are you speaking about when US will go out from Iraq? Well, you’d need a De Gaulle to get them out, LOL!

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Daesh..don’t rejoice for your masters they are only puppets. The puppeteers shall decide when..and very soon their plans are not working anymore..well ! Now They lie more to justify the lies … it’s the strategic national interest they say all other excuses fell Badly…

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Sweet Robert

With Trump Mafia in charge the US will Never leave the middle east. They are in bed with the key instigators of the endless middle east wars Israel, KSA, and UAE.

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Huhu, you should learn history! The only time there was peace in the Mid-East was during the colonial era! The key instigator of the endless middle east wars is Islamic “civilisation” and societal structure… It succeeded the Ba’al cult which posed the same issues, in fact, it’s the Ba’al cult disguised as an Abrahamic religion… And Ba’al wants human sacrifices, call it martyrdom or whatever you want, no surprise Hebrews used to call him Baal-Zebub, the lord of flies : wherever the Ba’al worshippers had their cult, the flies used to gather in order to eat the rotten flesh of… Read more »